Remember those neat transparent 2DS consoles? Nintendo confirmed that they'll be out in North America alongside Pokémon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire on November 21. Each handheld will retail for $99.99, but unlike their European counterparts, they will not come with a copy of Pokémon ORAS pre-installed. » 11/11/14 8:15am 11/11/14 8:15am

Buy Into the Nintendo 3DS Ecosystem For Just $79 Today

Walmart isn't waiting for Black Friday to kick off one of their best gaming deals; a Nintendo 2DS for $79. » 11/03/14 9:15am 11/03/14 9:15am


Streak about to be broken? Nintendo has released a new handheld—or iteration of an existing handheld—in North America in each of the past five years. Nothing announced for this fall, which means 2014 might break the streak. Unless... anyone want a 2DS XL to be announced by December? A 3D XL Lite? Game Boy 2? (Top… » 8/07/14 11:00am 8/07/14 11:00am

Well, At Least The 2DS Continues To Look Nice

As useless as the 2DS is for most people in most circumstances, you've got to hand it to Nintendo when it comes to the system's colour choices. » 5/25/14 8:00pm 5/25/14 8:00pm

The Cuccos from The Legend of Zelda are making an appearance in Super Smash Bros Wii U, and in the picture above, Toon Link is in trouble if he's really about to hit one of them. You shouldn't bully them... they might hurt you. » 3/24/14 8:30am 3/24/14 8:30am

Club Nintendo Promotion Offers Free Pokémon X or Y in March

Nintendo is offering a free download code in March for Pokémon X or Pokémon Y to those who register, via Club Nintendo, either a 3DS, 3DS XL or 2DS, and one of five games for that platform. » 2/25/14 8:38am 2/25/14 8:38am

Yoshi's New Island surfaces on the 3DS on March 14. The sequel to Super Nintendo classic Yoshi's Island has a lovely Friday release date now. Yoshi and Baby Mario are playing middle men to February 28's Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy and the newly-announced Disney Magical World, releasing on 3DS April 11. » 1/10/14 8:48am 1/10/14 8:48am

If a 'Phantom Stylus' is Screwing Up Your 2DS, Here's How to Fix It

Some users of the 2DS have reported a problem in the touchscreen—a "phantom stylus" depressing the upper left corner and cycling the screen endlessly. These units still are under warranty, but someone's figured out how to make the fix on your own. » 12/04/13 11:00am 12/04/13 11:00am

Nintendo's 2DS Pokémon X & Y bundles are the saddest bundles of them all. No special colors or decals — just the standard blue 2DS with Pokémon Y at Toys"R"Us or the red with Pokémon X at Target for $149.99. The games come pre-installed, so you don't even get a pretty case. What a festive way to say "here's your damn… » 12/04/13 8:39am 12/04/13 8:39am

Grand Theft Auto V $34, Dark Souls $6, Bioshock Infinite $20 [Deals]

Our Black Friday Deals Guide is coming later today, but there's no need to wait for that, because three of the biggest games of the year are all on sale at historic low prices, in addition to a slew of blu-rays. Friendly reminder, follow us on Twitter or you will miss time-sensitive deals. » 11/26/13 1:15pm 11/26/13 1:15pm

Stock Up On Next-Gen Games And Classic Board Games [Deals]

There are physical games, and then there are physical games. In addition to a long list of current-gen, next-gen, and movie and TV discounts for you today, Amazon is also running a buy one, get one 50% off promo on board games including Ticket to Ride and Catan. [Amazon] » 11/25/13 1:15pm 11/25/13 1:15pm

New Humble Weekly, Walmart Early Black Friday, Mad Max [Deals]

In addition to the one-two punch of Walmart's early Black Friday deals and Amazon Digital's Black Friday discounts starting up, we've also got a new Humble Weekly Bundle bursting at the seams with pinball tables. » 11/22/13 1:15pm 11/22/13 1:15pm

Turns Out This Impressive Luigi 2DS was Fan-Made

On Wednesday we received a tip about a slick-looking "Year of Luigi"-themed Nintendo 2DS. It turns out that it is a real 2DS, just not one made by Nintendo nor one that'll probably ever be mass-produced. It's a mod. » 10/26/13 2:00pm 10/26/13 2:00pm

We Might Be Getting A Luigi-Themed 2DS [Update: It's Fan-Made]

It's the year of Luigi, and so if there was ever a time to launch a Luigi 2DS, it would be now, right? Well, it seems there might be a Luigi 2DS in our future, based on these pictures of what seems to be an unannounced 2DS that a tipster sent in. [Update, 10/26] This is not a Nintendo product; it's fan-made. We regret… » 10/23/13 8:00pm 10/23/13 8:00pm

Check Out The 2DS' Single Giant Screen

New hardware means a few surefire things here on the internet. Someone will blend it. Someone will microwave it. And naturally, someone will take the hardware apart and dive into its guts. The 2DS is no exception! » 10/15/13 6:00pm 10/15/13 6:00pm